About the Battle of the Quants
The Battle of the Quants London 2018 Conference event brings you carefully selected BIG DATA Providers, Quantitative Hedge Fund Managers and Systematic Institutional Investors, who are leading the way into the new world of Artificial Intelligence, Alpha Data Sets and Machine Learning.
News Sentiment: Insights From Top Investment Banks
Our own Chief Data Scientist, Peter Hafez, will present on News Sentiment: Insights From Top Investment Banks. Alternative data has become a “must-have” for Quants and Fundamental investors to stand out in an incredibly competitive market. Focusing on short- and long-term investment strategies, Peter will discuss the latest use-cases on RavenPack Sentiment from Citi Research, J.P. Morgan, and Empirical Research Partners, that enable new ways of constructing alpha signals around alternative data.
Big Data Providers and How to Find Alpha Generating Data Sets
Peter will also participate on the Big Data panel titled Big Data Providers and How to Find Alpha Generating Data Sets. We are in the “Golden Age of BIG DATA” and data companies are providing a tremendous variety of sources. Unique data sets continue to proliferate and quantitative based hedge funds are eager customers provided that the data reflects predictability of financial markets. How are data companies finding and providing the most valuable data to quantitative models? What are the most valuable sources?
You can see the full event agenda here.
November 15, 2018
The Royal Automobile Club